1. Monmouth

Where is Monmouth?

Monmouth is located in the county of Gwent, Wales, four miles west of the town of Coleford, 20 miles north-east of the major city of Newport, 31 miles north-east of Cardiff, and 113 miles west of London. Monmouth lies two miles west of the Gloucestershire border, and was historically in the county of Monmouthshire. Monmouth falls within the unitary authority of Sir Fynwy - Monmouthshire. It is in the NP25 postcode district. The post town for Monmouth is Monmouth.

Monmouth on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Monmouth
Location of Monmouth within the UK

Which county is Monmouth in?

Monmouth is in the ceremonial county of Gwent, the historic county of Monmouthshire, and the administrative county of Sir Fynwy - Monmouthshire.

Ceremonial CountyGwent
Historic CountyMonmouthshire
Administrative CountySir Fynwy - Monmouthshire

Where is Monmouth in Gwent?

Monmouth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Gwent, and towards the easternmost extremity of Gwent.

Location of Monmouth within Gwent

What is the postcode for Monmouth?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Monmouth is NP25 3DN.

Where is Monmouth in NP25?

Monmouth is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the NP25 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the NP25 postcode district.

Location of Monmouth within NP25

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What is the post town for Monmouth?

The post town for Monmouth is Monmouth. Monmouth is in the NP25 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Monmouth.

What is the latitude and longitude of Monmouth?

The centre of Monmouth is located at position 51.81312° latitude and -2.71141° longitude.

Latitude51.81312°
Longitude-2.71141°

What is the easting and northing of Monmouth?

The centre of Monmouth is located at the grid reference easting 351054 and northing 212960 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting351054
Northing212960

What are the nearest towns to Monmouth?

Position of Monmouth relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Monmouth to the centre of the town.

4m
Monmouth is 4 miles west of Coleford
9m
Monmouth is 9 miles south-west of Ross-on-Wye
9m
Monmouth is 9 miles west of Cinderford
10m
Monmouth is 10 miles north-west of Lydney
10m
Monmouth is 10 miles west of Mitcheldean
11m
Monmouth is 11 miles north-east of Usk
12m
Monmouth is 12 miles north of Chepstow
13m
Monmouth is 13 miles east of Abergavenny
15m
Monmouth is 15 miles south-west of Newent
15m
Monmouth is 15 miles north of Caldicot

What are the nearest cities to Monmouth?

Position of Monmouth relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Monmouth to the centre of the city.

17m
Monmouth is 17 miles south of Hereford
20m
Monmouth is 20 miles north-east of Newport
20m
Monmouth is 20 miles west of Gloucester
25m
Monmouth is 25 miles north of Bristol
31m
Monmouth is 31 miles north-east of Cardiff
33m
Monmouth is 33 miles north-west of Bath
34m
Monmouth is 34 miles south-west of Worcester
42m
Monmouth is 42 miles north of Wells
54m
Monmouth is 54 miles east of Swansea
57m
Monmouth is 57 miles south-west of Birmingham

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